Auto show a huge success

More than 770,000 attend show

Published On: Jan 22 2012 11:22:41 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 22 2012 11:29:24 PM EST

Organizers of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit are calling the event a huge success.

According to NAIAS, this year’s auto show brought in 770,932 people, which is the highest number since 2005. The show also pumped $400 million into the local economy.

The chairman of the NAIAS released a statement calling the show one of the top in the world. The big draw this year, the concept cars and also electric vehicles.